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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Salvinia

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(For a list of species in Salvinia, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Floating   length generally 2–3 × width, papillae on upper blade face < 0.1 mm ..... [S. oblongifolia]

1' Floating leaf blade length < 1.5 × width, papillae on upper blade face <= 1 mm

2. Floating leaf blade generally 5–10(15) mm, hairs on upper face papillae with free tips ..... S. minima

2' Floating leaf blade generally 15–25 mm, hairs on upper face papillae with joined tips ..... S. molesta


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